Medical Definition of Neural induction

1. In vertebrates the formation of the nervous system from the ectoderm of the early embryo as a result of a signal from the underlying mesoderm of the archenteron roof, also called primary neural induction. The mechanism of neural induction is not yet clear. This entry appears with permission from the Dictionary of Cell and Molecular Biology (11 Mar 2008)

Lexicographical Neighbors of Neural Induction

neural arch
neural axis
neural canal
neural canals
neural cell adhesion molecule
neural crest
neural crest syndrome
neural cyst
neural factor
neural fold
neural folds
neural ganglion
neural groove
neural induction (current term)
neural layer of optic retina
neural layer of retina
neural net
neural network
neural networks
neural part of hypophysis
neural pathway
neural plate
neural retina
neural segment
neural spine
neural structure
neural tube

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